Carol Kennelly from Tralee, Co Kerry, shows her excitement on being named Best Dressed Lady at Ladies Day at the Dublin Horse Show. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times 3:05

The Dublin Horse Show is a delight for the senses.The ripple of applause around the showing ring when a popular horse is beckoned to come forward for (...)

Lisa Crosbie from Wexford at Ladies Day at the Dublin Horse Show  in Ballsbridge, today. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times 3:05

It is day two at the Dublin Horse Show and today is all about the style stakes. Hundreds of women began queuing at 11.30am to register for the Blossom(...)

Half way through the Best Shops campaign and we’ve been inundated with 10,985 nominations for more than 1,350 shops throughout the 32 counties. Hardwa(...)

Stylists Brendan Courtney and Sonya Lennon at the launch of the frockadvisor.com fashion app. Photograph: Dave Meehan

A new development in online shopping for clothes which allows customers to upload a description of what they want and have the retailer search it o(...)

The room, laid out with sofas and stools, was full. Some 180 entrepreneurs crowded into the upstairs part of 4 Dame Lane. Asked at registration who(...)

A scene from Heartbeat of Home, the electrifying new music and dance spectacular from the producers of Riverdance.

At the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre punters gather to see if Riverdance team John McColgan and Moya Doherty can do it again – reboot Irish identity for an(...)

Anne Marie Blennerhassett, winner of the Best Dressed Lady Competition. Photograph: Inpho/Lorraine O’Sullivan

Alison HealyTralee-born Annmarie Blennerhasset (32) was a popular winner of the Best Dressed Lady prize at today’s Dublin Horse Show. Hundreds of wome(...)

 Gillian Bond from Waterford with Harry at final preparations for the Dublin Horse Show, which opens at the RDS today. Photograph: Eric Luke

The early signs for this year’s Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show are good, with a 2 per cent increase in competition entries and advance ticket sale(...)

Liam Ryan of GetHealth. Photograph: Dave Meehan

An international panel of media and advertising leaders from the Financial Times, the Boston Globe, Contagious, and WAZ NewMedia (one of the largest m(...)

Prowlster is the creation of the three McGinn sisters, Grace (22) , Jennie (29) and Sarah (27). Photograph: Anthony Woods

The Irish Times FUSION programme is well underway and the initial 20 start-ups have been whittled down to a final 10. FUSION is an experimental ini(...)